VITCAS HEAT RESISTANT PLASTER
- High temperature smooth finish.
- Protection up to 650°C
- For use on walls & chimney breasts , hole in the wall fires adjacent to: Inserts stoves, freestanding stoves and range cookers.
WHAT IS VITCAS HEAT RESISTANT PLASTER?
Vitcas Heat Resistant Plaster is a replacement material for gypsum plaster where the temperatures are too high for gypsum plaster to stay on the wall. Vitcas Heat Resistant Plaster is a fully blended fine powdered material which is mixed with water to a trowelling / floating consistency.
This bucket will cover approximately 2m(21 ft) at a thickness of 6mm (1/4”)
WHERE TO USE VITCAS HEAT RESISTANT PLASTER?
On walls and chimney breasts where the temperature is likely to exceed 50°C particularly around the so-called “hole in the wall” type fires and stoves. It is recommended that the plaster is used in combination with Vitcas .
HOW TO USE VITCAS HEAT RESISTANT PLASTER.
Remove all traces of old screed and plaster on the wall or part of wall to be treated. Prepare the area by coating with PVA (as is usual for plastering). Re screed using Vitcas Heat Proof Screed prior to applying Vitcas Heat Resistant Plaster. Mix the plaster with water using a mixer drill attachment, it is not possible to mix properly by hand. Allow about 10 minutes to get the material onto the wall and about an hour subsequently for fl oating. Leave three days to dry naturally before any heat is applied.
Instruction how to use Vitcas